Marissa’s Blog

Marissa’s Blog

Sister’s Keeper! Well the Add Your 2 Cents 4 SOCIALgrlz Campaign is moving! The SOCIALgrlz Team and I are so excited for all the support!…

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 What Are You About?

What Are You About?

During my four yeas at Bennett College for Women my Bennett Sisters and I would often joke and ask one another “What Are You About?”…

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Did you know

Did you know

Today we celebrate Pearl Bailey, singer and actress extraordinaire. After appearing in Vaudeville, she made her Broadway debut in St. Louis Woman in 1946. She…

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Did you know about the Birmingham Church Bombing?

Did you know about the Birmingham Church Bombing?

On September 15, 1963, a bomb exploded as a group of children were walking into the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala., – a…

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Did you know about Kimberly Anyadike?

Did you know about Kimberly Anyadike?

Inspired by the Tuskegee Airmen, 15-year-old Kimberly Anyadike flew a single-engine Cessna cross-country from Compton, Calif., to Newport News, Va., in 2009. Kimberly was accompanied…

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BHF: Did You Know About the Children's Crusade?

BHF: Did You Know About the Children’s Crusade?

In May 1963, school children in Birmingham, Ala., marched through the city using nonviolent tactics. When they were arrested, more children marched the next day….

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Bennett College

Bennett College

It Takes a Belle! Bennett College, sister school to Morehouse College in Alatana, is a small, private, historically Black liberal arts college for women. The…

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